Music and Sound Recording (Tonmeister) BMus(Hons) / BSc(Hons)

University of Surrey

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( 4.1) 779 reviews


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UCAS CODE J931
**Why choose this course**This prestigious course is unique in the UK, blending rigorous musical study, advanced investigation of audio engineering and mastery of sound-recording operation and practice.Our BMus/BSc Music and Sound Recording (Tonmeister) course is aimed at exceptional students who are primarily interested in engineering and music. You’ll gain a breadth of experience, numerous practical skills, and invaluable initiative and adaptability that will prepare you for a career in any... READ MORE

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WUSCA student ranking
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111th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
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19th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2019
4th

Start date and duration

Start date
SEP-20
Sandwich
4 Years

Music

Drop-out rate
Drop-out rate
The percentage of students who didn't finish the course.
Calculated by 100% - (% of students continuing course + % of students completed course)
100 - 90 = 10% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

2:1 or above
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Employment rate
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Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

After 6 months
Music graduate salary at this uni
£22,000
UK Music graduate salary
£18,000

Others in Technology

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

After 6 months
Others in Technology graduate salary at this uni
£22,000
UK Others in Technology graduate salary
£20,000

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Source: HESA, 2018

Others in Technology

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Mathematics
98%
Physics
92%
Music
75%
Further Mathematics
16%
Chemistry
6%

Music

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29 Apr 15

Music and Sound Recording (Tonmeister) BMus(Hons) / BSc(Hons)

I am an undergraduate on the Tonmeister course. I filled out all 5 of my choices on UCAS, but this course was the only...

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How Sound Recording students rated:

Student rating ( 4.6) 5 reviews

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Student rating ( 4.1) 779 reviews

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University of Surrey
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19th
Student rating
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Based on a beautiful and vibrant campus, The University of Surrey provides exceptional teaching and practical learning to inspire and equip students for personal and professional success. The University is spread over three sites with the following faculties: Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences Faculty of Engineering and Physical Sciences Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences The University prepares their students for the world of work, and many take up the opportunity to do Professional Training placements as a part of their degree. The Higher Education Statistics Agency recently reported that 93% of Surrey’s 2017 graduates were in work or further education six months after they graduated.

Where you'll study

University of Surrey

Stag Hill
Guildford
Surrey
GU2 7XH United Kingdom Nearest train station: Guildford  0.3 miles away

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